Stuart Family History & Genealogy

18 photos and 22,206 biographies with the Stuart last name. Discover the family history, nationality, origin and common names of Stuart family members.
ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Stuart Last Name History & Origin

edit
Updated Nov 29, 2019

History

According to one Stuart (also spelled Stewart and Steuart) family researcher, the surnem Stuart refers to an officer who controlled the domestic affairs of a royal or noble household.  Notable members of the Stuart family include Mary Queen of Scots, King James I of England, and Bonnie Prince Charlie. Stuart family history has a complex evolution whose details are beginning to be understood by Stuart family researchers. The last name Stuart is an old heredity that has spread all across the world over time, and as the Stuart family has spread, it has evolved making it's origin a challenge to uncover. This Stuart history and genealogy page contains the contributed history of the Stuart family name made up of user-contributed content from other AncientFaces users.

Name Origin

Derived from the word "stigweard", a compound of "stig" meaning house(hold), plus "weard", a guardian, it was the title used by an officer who controlled the domestic affairs of a royal or noble household.  [external link]#ixzz2ERCO7WHw

Spellings & Pronunciations

Common alternative spellings of Stuart include:

Stewart


Steuart.

Nationality & Ethnicity

We don't have any information on the nationality / ethnicity of the Stuart name. Have information to share?

Famous People named Stuart

Famous members of the Stuart family:

Mary Stuart, also known as Mary Queen of Scots


James Stuart, also known as King James I of England or King James VI of Scotland


Charles Stuart, also known as Bonnie Prince Charlie

Early Stuarts

These are the earliest records we have of the Stuart family.

Stuart Family Members

Stuart Family Tree

Discover the most common names, oldest records and life expectancy of people with the last name Kroetch.

Search Stuart biographies:

Most Common First Names

Sample of 20 Stuart Biographies

Unknown - Unknown
Feb 7, 1904 - April 1986
Jul 17, 1924 - Sep 22, 2005
Feb 26, 1903 - Aug 11, 1993
Apr 19, 1916 - Jul 15, 1998
Apr 7, 1923 - Oct 10, 1996
Oct 18, 1923 - Jun 19, 2005
May 17, 1891 - November 1963
Aug 17, 1937 - Nov 7, 1996
Oct 23, 1904 - October 1971
Feb 24, 1891 - January 1973
Oct 29, 1916 - Dec 25, 1995
Nov 16, 1878 - February 1966
c. 1980 - Unknown
c. 1931 - Unknown
c. 1972 - Unknown
Unknown - Dec 31, 1969
Unknown - Unknown
Unknown - Unknown
c. 1907 - Unknown

Stuart Death Records & Life Expectancy

The average age of a Stuart family member is 70.3 years old according to our database of 16,155 people with the last name Stuart that have a birth and death date listed.

Life Expectancy

70.3 years

Oldest Stuarts

These are the longest-lived members of the Stuart family on AncientFaces.

115 years
Dec 24, 1890 - Oct 14, 2000
109 years
Feb 8, 1905 - May 28, 2010
105 years
Jun 26, 1896 - Mar 3, 2002
105 years
Feb 2, 1871 - March 1976
105 years
Oct 22, 1892 - Jul 15, 1998
105 years
Jun 15, 1878 - December 1983
105 years
Sep 26, 1884 - May 2, 1990
105 years
Sep 10, 1884 - Oct 4, 1987
103 years
Jun 20, 1906 - Feb 28, 2010
103 years

Other Stuart Records

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Share memories about your Stuart family

Leave comments and ask questions related to the Stuart family.

Followers & Sources

Back to Top